MOULTRIE – If Colquitt County can get by Walton on Friday and Norcross also wins that night, the Packers would have to travel for a quarterfinal game against the Blue Devils.
MOULTRIE — Heading into the 2020 season, Colquitt County head coach Justin Rogers and defensive line coach Greg Carswell felt good about sending out a front that including seniors Zy Brockington, Vendarion “Big Boi” Knighton and junior Marcus Ponder.
MOULTRIE — Sitting in the press box at Mack Tharpe Stadium last Friday, masked and sanitized and looking down at Tom White Field where Zane Touchton and Charlie Pace were performing so dandily in the playoff-opening win over Brookwood, I recalled an autumn afternoon a little over three years ago.
MOULTRIE — Col-quitt County coach Justin Rogers acknowledged this week that senior quarterback Xavier Williams will undergo knee surgery, ending his short, but effective, career with the Packers.
MOULTRIE – While being interviewed by WMTM’s Darrell Strange on the field following Colquitt County’s 49-3 first-round state playoff victory over Brookwood on Friday, Packers coach Justin Rogers said he didn’t know who the Packers second-round opponent would be.
MOULTRIE – Colquitt County girls basketball coach Rondesha Williams says she can’t remember when or if one of her teams has started 1-2.
The Colquitt County wrestling team took first place in Tuesday's Grapple at the Gridiron wrestling meet in Valdosta. The Packers went 5-0, defeating Crisp 72-6, Veterans 66-6, Thomas County Central 72-6, Lowndes 36-35 and Brunswick 47-27. Going 5-0 were junior team captain Ethan Sellers at 1…
MOULTRIE – Five former Packers will lead their Georgia high school football teams into the playoffs this weekend, including two who could face off later in the quarterfinals.
MOULTRIE - It is not often that a region champion has to face an 8-2 team in the first round of the Georgia high school playoffs, but that is what Colquitt County will do next Friday on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium.
MOULTRIE – When Colquitt County girls basketball coach Rondesha Williams got a call on Friday that Lee County had pulled out of its Saturday game in the Albany Tipoff Tournament, she eagerly took advantage of the opportunity to have her team take the Lady Trojans’ place.
MOULTRIE — Wayne Tucker played on the Moultrie High football team as a ninth-grader and was not there just to serve as practice fodder for the upperclassmen.
MOULTRIE — There might be some Colquitt County football fans who have been surprised by the outstanding play of junior wideout Dijmon “Baby D” Wheeler.
No more tickets will be sold for next Friday’s first-round playoff game between Colquitt County and Brookwood. If the Packers win on Friday, a second-round playoff game is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4 on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium. Ticket prices are set by the Georgia High Scho…
MOULTRIE – Colquitt County girls basketball coach Rondesha Williams knows there are some big Lady Packer shoes to fill this season after the graduation of Janiah Ellis.
MOULTRIE – The Colquitt County boys basketball team rode a deep senior class and the theme “Why Not Us?” to a 13-13 record, two victories over Tift County and a second-place Region 1-7A finish last season.
MOULTRIE – Colquitt County landed five players on the All-Region 1-7A softball team that also included Tift County’s Taylor Barber, a former Lady Packer assistant, as the Coach of the Year.
MOULTRIE - It is not often that a region champion has to face an 8-2 team in the first round of the playoffs, but that is what Colquitt County will do next Friday on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium.
MOULTRIE — When it was pointed out to Justin Rogers that Colquitt County had rushed for 246 yards in the 41-0 win at Tift County last Friday, the Packers coach quickly pointed out that the Packers had also run for nearly that much in the win over Lowndes the week before.
The Colquitt County High football team will play the No. 4 seeded team from Region 4 in the first round of the Class 7A state playoffs at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 27, on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium. Tickets for the game will be on sale from 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. today through Friday, N…
ATLANTA (AP) — Left-hander Drew Smyly became the first of the 181 free agents to switch teams when he agreed Monday to an $11 million, one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves, who bolstered a rotation that was depleted by injuries and disappointing performances.
TIFTON - Colquitt County lost leading rusher and passer Xavier Williams to a knee injury on its first offensive snap, but still had more than enough to defeat Tift County 41-0 on Friday at Brodie Field.
Starting quarterback Xavier Williams suffered an injury to his knee on the first play, but the Packers scored a touchdown in the first quarter and another in the second and led Tift County 14-0 at halftime at Brodie Field in Tifton.
MOULTRIE – Moss Farms Diving coach John Fox is a strong believer in the “Pyramid of Success,” the 15-building block program created by Hall of Fame college basketball coach John Wooden, who led UCLA to 10 national championships.
MOULTRIE – Colquitt County received top finishes from four wrestlers and took third place in the second annual Little Packer Invitational held Saturday at the high school.
MOULTRIE — These are figures that are easy to compute: Colquitt County is among the top-scoring teams in Class 7A, averaging 45.8 points a game, and is among the most frugal, giving up just 12.3 per contest.
MOULTRIE - The Colquitt County seventh-grade basketball teams both claimed victories over Newbern Middle School on their home floor at the Willie J. Williams Middle School gym on Thursday.
Tickets for Friday's Colquitt County-Tift County football game at Brodie Field in Tifton will be on sale Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m.-noon at the high school athletic office.
MOULTRIE - Not only did Colquitt County knock off nationally ranked Lowndes on Friday on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium, the Packers smacked the Vikings into a running-clock fourth quarter and earned the Region 1-7A championship in the process.
MOULTRIE - The Colquitt County eighth-grade girls basketball team got 18 points from Amareyia Knighton and 12 from Trinity Daniels to open their 2020-2021 season with a 36-16 victory over Valdosta on Monday at the C.A. Gray Junior High gymnasium.
MOULTRIE - A quick glance through television channels or across social media can show just how degraded our civil discourse has become in many instances these days. But while civility may be lacking on a national level, Georgia’s high schools and its athletes are bright examples of respectab…
VALDOSTA - Jacurri Brown dove into the end zone with 5:37 remaining in Friday's Tift County-Lowndes football game and stopped what would have been one of the biggest upsets in Georgia high school football this year.
MOULTRIE – Colquitt County looked rusty after two weeks of quarantine and just four days in pads to prepare for Friday night’s Region 1-7A opener against Camden County.
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MOULTRIE - Mrs. Earnestine Haynes, 76, departed this life Monday, November 30, 2020 at Archbold Medical Center in Thomasville, Georgia. Graveside Service will be held 1:00 PM, Saturday, December 5, 2020 at St. James Pallbearers Cemetery #2. Public Viewing will be held 2:00 - 6:00 PM; Friday,…
MOULTRIE - Mr. Mack Arthur Harper, 49 departed this life Saturday, November 28, 2020 at Sacred Journey Hospice in McDonough, Georgia. Public Visitation will be held 7:00 - 9:00 PM, Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at the funeral home. Please sign the registry at www.strongandson.com Luke Strong A…
NORMAN PARK [mdash]Mary Ann Devine, 18, of Norman Park, died Sunday, November 29, 2020 in Norman Park. Arrangements have been entrusted to Baker Funeral Home.
MOULTRIE, GA.- James Calvin Patterson, 52, of Moultrie, died Friday, November 27, 2020 at his home. A memorial service was held 2:00PM Monday, November 30, 2020 at Lifespring Community Church. Born June 27, 1968 in Moultrie, he was the son of the late Barney Patterson and Clara Fulgham Patte…
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